Parents in the Carse of Gowrie have made a last-ditch attempt to save their rural school from closure.
Churchgoers could soon be able to make donations with a tap of their card as kirks are being urged to move with the times and introduce contactless payments.
Best-selling authors will descend on Highland Perthshire for a new book festival later this month.
Incentives to encourage people into Perth and Kinross High Streets for Christmas shopping will be extended to include public transport.
Images of the head injuries suffered by a victim have been shown to shocked jurors in a Fife murder trial.
Police are looking for a woman from Kirkcaldy who has been missing since Friday.
A man staying at a Pitlochry caravan park has been reported missing since Monday.
Police have pledged to crack down on speeding around Perthshire schools.
When astronauts walked on the moon 50 years ago today, they made history and people around the world watched in awe.
Health bosses have asked for a ban on new inmates being sent to Perth Prison as overcrowding is causing safety concerns for medical staff.